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Table 1 Characteristics of patients enrolled in the study

From: The frequency and precipitating factors for breakthrough seizures among patients with epilepsy in Uganda

Characteristics Number of respondents, N Percentage
Overall 256 100%
Age (years)   
Mean (SD) 27 (11.8)  
Age group   
18-20 97 37.9
21-29 80 31.2
30-44 56 21.9
45+ 23 9.0
Sex   
Female 111 43.3
Male 145 56.7
Marital status   
Never married/single 195 76.2
Married 45 17.6
Divorced/separated/widowed 16 6.2
Occupation   
Non-cash employment 89 34.9
Cash employment 70 27.5
Student 69 27.0
Unemployed 27 10.6
Level of education   
None 17 6.6
Primary (P1-P7) 101 39.5
Secondary (S1-S6) 102 39.8
Tertiary 36 14.1